New York Lien, Notice, Waiver Forms and Construction Payment Resources

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Hello, we are the material supplier for a construction project that was done in NEW YORK State. W started to providing materials at the end of December 2019 until march 2020. All of these invoices have not been paid. How do I proceed filing the claim, and how much is this process?...

Clients not paying us for any of the carpentry

Clients claiming we used cedar instead of IPE material on fencing. We used IPE on the benches and cedar on the walls. They also did not pay a change order for the flooring.

A lien has been placed on my single family home. How do I remove the lien since the issue has been resolved?

13 years ago my neighbor complained about a crack in my sidewalk and put a lien on my single family house. I fixed it immediately. The lien was never removed and I am in contract to sell the house. However with the lien still active the sale cannot proceed. This happened in...

When to serve papers after bonding over a mechanic’s lien in New York?

I am looking to bond over a mechanic's lien on a residential single family property in New York. The New York lien law seems vague on the process. What documents have to be served to the lienor after the bond is filed with the county clerk? What is the time frame for...

What are the requirements to put a lien on a job?

I hired a contractor to prep and pour a mono slab for a precut garage which will be built and erected by a another company. He could never come up with an estimate so verbally we agreed on time and materials arrangement. The pad is completed but the garage won’t be erected...

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What You Need To Know About Construction Payment in New York

This page helps you find answers to all of your questions about construction payment in New York. Learn how documents such as pay applications, notices, contracts, lien waivers, mechanics liens, and more fit into New York’s construction payment process. Select a document to learn more about how it applies to construction projects in New York and to see your specific requirements.

It’s essential to exchange these documents when payments are flowing smoothly and when payment problems arise. These resources will help you navigate the payment process, increase visibility and communication, and avoid payment issues. But, if the need arises, they can also help you resolve payment problems and get paid what you earn.

If you need more information or can’t find the answer to a question, you can ask a licensed attorney for free and get a response fast.

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